The Ashcombe School

Online learning

There is no doubting that the internet is the biggest media revolution since the printing press. However, it has also proven to be a great leveller in the production and sharing of knowledge. With so many contributors to this pool of knowledge students have to learn how to become critical consumers of knowledge. There is an abundance of material online some of which is variable in quality and some of which is truly brilliant. Teachers aim to direct students to the best of the web.

Understanding SAM Learning

SAM learningAll students are given a SAM Learning account.

SAM Learning is the market leader in online revision and exam practice for KS3 and GCSE. Sam Learning has helped raise attainment for more than 3.4 million students over the last seven years. Students hours of revision and achievements are logged online. The system taps into the competitive side of students.